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President / Resignation / President' Day #31777

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 08, 1974
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(Studio) Senator Barry Goldwater believes President to resign if House votes to impeach him. White House spokesperson insists President won't resign.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(White House) White House attorney Fred Buzhardt reconfirms White House announcement. Spokesperson Gerald Warren states President hasn't reconsidered resignation. [President' assistant Father John McLAUGHLIN - criticizes statements re; morality or immorality in transcripts.] President attends swearing-in ceremonies for Secretary Treasury William Simon; Simon succeeds Geo Shultz, President indirectly rebukes Vice President Gerald Ford for suggesting President' for. policy weakened by Watergate.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry

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